Mystery is one of our most popular genres at BPL! But what makes a must-read mystery?
Critically acclaimed mystery writer John Lawrence Reynolds discusses the key steps to writing a successful mystery novel, covering topics like story construction, character development, and plot structure. Get inspired by his ten "laws" from successful writers and three outrageous suggestions for improving the tale.
About the Presenter
John Lawrence Reynolds is the author of almost forty works of fiction and non-fiction. He has won three Arthur Ellis Awards for Best Crime Fiction and a National Business Book Award. His best-selling book on secret societies, Shadow People, was published in 14 countries and 12 languages. He has co-authored books with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Common Ground), Shark Tank panellist Robert Herjavec (three books), NDP leader Wab Kinew, federal cabinet minister Brian Tobin, labour leader Buzz Hargrove, federal Finance Minister Michael Wilson, Suncor president Rick George, and several others. He resides in Burlington with his wife Judy.
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